Biak Camp, Water Tank

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Title

Biak Camp, Water Tank

Subject

Military vehicles
Naval ships
Water tanks

Description

"Moving big water tank onto supporting frame - for gravity feed to Kitchen and showers. Island of Biak - Dutch New Guinea 17th Tact. Recon Sqdn" From "Darkroom Soldier": "Water Suppliers. To create a gravity fed water supply for mess hall and showers, unidentified Utilities Section men winch a water tank up to its base." ("Darkroom Soldier" caption authored by George Venn)

Creator

Hill, Fred

Date

7/25/1944

Contributor

Helten, Paula (curator)

Rights

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Identifier

2010.1.273

Spatial Coverage

Biak, New Guinea

Provenance

From the Collection of Fred Hill